Tall Case Musical Clock

Collection Type

  • Clocks and timekeeping

Date

1780-1810

GUSN

GUSN-255447

Description

Bonnet top with three reeded plinths having replaced cup shaped brass finials, fret work ornament between. Tiger maple and walnut face door encloses enameled face with marine scene at top in which ship rocks with swing of pendulum, brass works. Reeded columns with simple brass base matching capitol. Bracket base with well cut-out feet.

Details

Descriptive Terms

tall case clocks
maple (wood)
walnut (wood)
pine (wood)
Clock, Tall Case

Associated Person

Thacher, Mary

Associated Building

Original To Winslow Crocker House (Yarmouth Port, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

267.1981

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

New England

Dimensions

83 x 18 3/8 x 9 7/8 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Estate of Guido R. Perera

Accession Number

1999.472